Son of Thomas Joseph Cyrill and Emilie Eleanor (Robert) Bequette. Married Maggie McKeen and; married Eliza J. Duncan on 6 October 1901. There is some confusion as to which wife was first and which was the mother of which children. Supposedly Maggie was the first wife and she "ran off." Known children are Leo Bequette (11 April 1897); Seraphine Thomas Bequette (3 March 1899); Elva Bequette (10 March 1901) and; Thomas James Bequette II (10 January 1910). He was a farmer.